Ricky Lee "Rick" Smith, 55, of 1618-B Springfield Rd., Boiling Springs, SC passed Sunday afternoon, June 3, 2018 in Duke University Hospital. A native of Spartanburg, SC, he was the son of the late James Belton and Nannie Mae Smith. He was a member of the Universal Body of Christ Church of the Redeemed and former employee of Michelin and Rochlind companies. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Arthur Smith and one brother-in-law, John Earl Smith. Survivors include: three sons and their mother, Rickie Letrell Smith and Kameron Dajohn Smith both of Gaffney, SC, Zavia Marice Smith of the home, and Lekeesha Smith (James T. Beaty) of Gaffney, SC; one grandchild, Kayden Dajohn Smith; two brothers, Tommy Lee Smith and Lamar (Arlene) Smith both of Boiling Springs, SC; one sister, Annie Marie Smith of Spartanburg, SC; a special companion, Candy L. Burgess of the home; one aunt, Mary Lee Pitts of Spartanburg, SC; mother-in-law, Lillian Smith of Gaffney, SC; brother-in-law, Timothy (Step) Smith of Gaffney, SC; sisters-in-law, Linda Miller and Rockie Smith both of Gaffney, SC; and a host of nieces, nephews, other dear relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 10, 2018 at Universal Body of Christ Church of the Redeemed with burial in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at the home. Arrangements are with Community Mortuary, 102 Marion Avenue, Spartanburg, SC.
Ceremony Location Universal Body of Christ Church of the Reedemed 8800 Asheville Highway Boiling Springs, SC 29316
Burial Location Universal Body of Christ Church of the Redeemed 8800 Asheville Highway Boiling Springs, SC 29316